A Scary Incident I Witnessed Today and Thank You to the Police and First Responders

A Scary Incident I witnessed Today and Thank You to the Police and First Responders 9/7/2017 by Brian Coll     I was driving today and passed by the Town Valet Cleaners and I saw a person on the ground with a person or two around them. I wasn’t sure if someone had a cell... Read More

People of Conshohocken – John Kijak

People of Conshohocken – John Kijak 9/6/2017 by Brian Coll   This is part of our People of Conshohocken series… We have close to 10,000 people in our borough, add in the residents of West Conshohocken, Plymouth, Whitemarsh and Lafayette Hill and we have a large community. Some of the ...

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Remembering When Conshohocken Dealt with A Major Tragedy

Remembering When Conshohocken Dealt with A Major Tragedy 8/31/2017 by Brian Coll   As I watch the tragedy unfold in Texas  on TV (our thoughts and prayers are with them)  and as we end August my mind wandered to the largest fire in Conshohocken history. I know there was a worse tragedy in ...

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Breaking News – Restaurant Opening. Welcome Izenberg’s Deli, Bakery, Caterer & Restaurant at 401 Fayette.

Breaking News – Restaurant Opening. Welcome Izenberg’s Catering & Cafe 831/2017 by Brian Coll   We got the news that Izenberg’s Catering & Café is opening at the former location of Pudge’s. This could happen in the next two weeks! Also, a new name and more ...

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KONA Ice Truck – How Cool is This?

KONA Ice Truck – How Cool is This? 8/30/2017 by Brian Coll     Like many of you, I have seen the KONA Ice Truck around our community…. at the Conshy fireworks, Plymouth summer camps, movies in the park in Whitemarsh and so on. My daughter went to camp this summer at a ...

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Goodbye Jack Siletta

Goodbye Jack Siletta 8/30/2017 by Brian Coll   Saying goodbye is never easy. It seems like every time I turn around our community is losing someone else. It was a week ago I got a text from my friend Matt Siletta telling me his dad Jack passed away overnight from a heart attack. I had... ...

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People of Conshohocken – “Conshy” Mike

People of Conshohocken – “Conshy” Mike 8/24/2017 by Brian Coll     This is part of our People of Conshohocken series… We have close to 10,000 people in our borough, add in the residents of West Conshohocken, Plymouth, Whitemarsh and Lafayette Hill and we have a large ...

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Eclipse 2017 – Kind of Cloudy in Conshy

Eclipse 2017 – Kind of Cloudy in Conshy 8/21/2017 by Brian Coll   We don’t pretend to be scientists or work for Nasa or anything, all we know is we were given a pair of glasses by a friend (thanks Dorian) and wanted to check out the eclipse. Hey it was kind of cool. ...

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Albert A Garthwaite Stadium. Is it Still a Stadium?

Albert A Garthwaite Stadium, Is It Still a Stadium? 8/18/2017 by Brian Coll   Many of you may have noticed some changes around East 11th Ave, they have been taking down the “A” Field wall. While it is commonly known as the “A” Field, it really is or at least was the ...

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Really Cool Birdhouses by Local Artist Amy Wright Gadziala

Really Cool Birdhouses by Local Artist Amy Wright Gadziala 8/17/2017 by Brian Coll       I saw what amazing work an old friend of mine was doing with these birdhouses on Facebook I had to buy one from her. I was thrilled when she came by with a great selection of birdhouses ...

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